Alternatives to FreeOCR for all platforms with any license

  • ABBYY FineReader icon

    ABBYY FineReader

    ABBYY FineReader is an OCR software that provides unmatched text recognition accuracy and conversion capabilities, virtually...

    Commercial Mac Windows Web / Cloud

  • Tesseract icon

    Tesseract

    Tesseract.js is a javascript library that gets words in almost any language out of images. The Tesseract OCR engine was one of the...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    (a9t9) Free OCR Software

    Free open-source OCR software and web service to extract text from image files and PDF. The application is available as online OCR web...

    Open Source Windows Web / Cloud

  • GImageReader icon

    GImageReader

    gImageReader is a simple Gtk front-end to tesseract. Features include: - Automatic page layout detection - User can manually...

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • Online OCR icon

    Online OCR

    Free Online OCR is a software that allows you to convert scanned PDF and images into editable Word, Text, Excel output formats.

    Free Web / Cloud

  • TextGrabber icon

    TextGrabber

    ABBYY TextGrabber easily and quickly scans, translates and saves your chosen text or QR-codes from virtually any printed material. ...

    Commercial Android iPhone

  • Prizmo icon

    Prizmo

    Prizmo 2 is a revolutionary scanning application with Optical Character Recognition (OCR) in over 40 languages with powerful editing...

    Commercial Mac iPhone

  • img2txt.com icon

    img2txt.com

    img2txt.com is an online OCR service that allows you to get text from a picture or scanned page.

    Free Web / Cloud

  • Microsoft Office Document Imaging icon

    Microsoft Office Document Imaging Discontinued

    Microsoft Office Document Imaging (MODI) is a Microsoft Office application that supports editing documents scanned by Microsoft Office...

    Free Windows

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    CuneiForm

    CuneiForm (OpenOCR) is a text recognition software for printed templates. Manuscripts or PDF-files, the program can not recognize...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Omnipage icon

    Omnipage

    Powerful OCR technology makes OmniPage 17 the world’s best – and most accurate – solution for repurposing, editing, sorting, searching...

    Commercial Windows

  • Chronoscan icon

    Chronoscan

    Complete suite for document Scanning. Any source: scanners, multifunction printers, e-mails, fax machines, web services or folders. ...

    Free Personal Windows

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    OCRopus

    OCRopus(tm) is a state-of-the-art document analysis and OCR system, featuring pluggable layout analysis, pluggable character...

    Open Source Linux

  • CopyFish icon

    CopyFish

    Extract & translate text from images/videos/PDF on any website. Common reasons to extract text from images are if you want to...

    Open Source Web / Cloud Chrome OS Chrome

  • GOCR icon

    GOCR

    GOCR is an OCR (Optical Character Recognition) program, developed under the GNU Public License. It converts scanned images of text...

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • ZoomReader icon

    ZoomReader

    In combination with your iOS device's built-in camera, ZoomReader lets you magnify and read printed text by first taking a picture...

    Free iPhone

  • OCR Terminal icon

    OCR Terminal

    OCR Terminal is a web-based Optical Character Recognition (OCR) service, allowing you to convert your images into searchable text. ...

    Freemium Web / Cloud

  • Readiris icon

    Readiris

    Convert any paper document, image or PDF into editable and searchable digital files (Word, Excel, PDF, HTML, etc.) using Readiris...

    Commercial Mac Windows

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  • OCRFeeder

    OCRFeeder is a document layout analysis and optical character recognition system. Given the images it will automatically outline...

    Free Linux

  • NewOCR.com icon

    NewOCR.com

    NewOCR.com is a free online OCR (Optical Character Recognition) service. NewOCR.com can analyze the text in any image file that you...

    Free Web / Cloud

  • YAGF icon

    YAGF

    YAGF, Yet Another Graphical Front-end for CuneiForm, is a graphical interface for CuneiForm and...

    Open Source Linux

  • WatchOCR icon

    WatchOCR

    WatchOCR is an open source OCR server that creates searchable pdfs from images in a watched folder.

    Open Source Linux

  • PDF OCR icon

    PDF OCR

    PDF OCR for 39.95 USD: Editable - Edit Scanned PDF Documents like editing a text file! Easily - OCR PDF To Text Just In Only 2...

    Commercial Windows

  • i2OCR icon

    i2OCR

    i2OCR is a free online OCR that converts scanned documents, faxes, or screenshots into editable text. i2OCR recognizes multi-column...

    Free Web / Cloud

  • VietOCR icon

    VietOCR

    A Java/.NET GUI frontend for Tesseract OCR engine. Supports optical character recognition for Vietnamese language.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Scan to PDF icon

    Scan to PDF

    Scan, Print, Fax, Download and Store Microsoft Office, PDF and Text Documents and images. This app turns your iPhone or iPad into...

    Commercial iPhone iPad

  • Anyline icon

    Anyline

    Anyline is a mobile text recognition SDK enabling developers to build text recognition apps without having any knowledge about OCR.

    Commercial Android iPhone Windows Phone iPad Xamarin Studio Unity ... Appcelerator Titanium Apache Cordova

  • Free-OCR.com icon

    Free-OCR.com

    Free-OCR.com is a free online OCR (Optical Character Recognition) tool. You can use this service to extract text from any image you...

    Free Web / Cloud

  • SimpleOCR icon

    SimpleOCR

    SimpleOCR is the popular freeware OCR software with hundreds of thousands of users worldwide. SimpleOCR is also a royalty-free OCR...

    Free Windows

  • OmniPage Cloud Service icon

    OmniPage Cloud Service

    The OmniPage Cloud Service is a cloud computing platform built on the OmniPage Capture SDK. It exposes web services that allow for...

    Commercial Web / Cloud

  • OCR Convert icon

    OCR Convert

    OCR Convert is an online OCR service that allows users to convert scanned images and PDF files to editable text formats. The...

    Free Web / Cloud

  • Transym OCR icon

    Transym OCR

    Transym OCR (TOCR) is a leading provider of highly sophisticated, accurate and reliable optical character recognition software for...

    Commercial Windows

  • Image To Text icon

    Image To Text

    ImageToText app allows you to extract editable ASCII text from images, and share the results by EMAIL or EVERNOTE. Simply take a...

    Free iPhone

  • Smart Scanner icon

    Smart Scanner

    48h sale! Just take a photo of a text with phone number, e-mail address or URL and immediately call, write e-mail or open URL in...

    Commercial iPhone

  • TextDetective icon

    TextDetective

    Text Detective finds and reads text in printed documents within seconds using your iPhone’s camera. The detected text can easily be...

    Commercial iPhone

FreeOCR Comments

Accidentally got a spam program instead...

Comment by lazycritic
about FreeOCR Jan 2012

Whoops, accidentally downloaded a spam link that snuck into here for "Foxtab" and put up a negative comment about it - gonna edit the real link to the site, http://www.paperfile.net/, in. The link in the main info section is to a German site that's a bit confusing.

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